Meet the Team

Meet the Team


Our Patrons

Sir Anthony Seldon MA PhD FRSA MBA FRHisS

Sally Gunnell OBE DL


Friends Trustees

Chairman: Glynn Jones OBE DL
Vice-Chairs: Janet Flint and Chris Rendel
Hon Treasurer: Howard Kidd 

Trustees:  Muna al-Jawad (Trustee Elect), John Austin, Emma Church,  Robert Griffiths, Pam Hayward, Debbie Reeder and Imran Yunus (Trustee Elect).

The Board of Trustees oversee all the activities of the Friends including:

  • Financial planning
  • PR & Media strategy
  • Determining fundraising priorities
  • Event planning
  • Making grant awards
  • Reviewing grant applications

Friends of Brighton & Hove Hospitals are members of Attend, a national charity that supports and expands the roles volunteers play in creating healthy communities. For more information about Attend see their website. If you are interested in applying to be a Friends Trustee or would like more information about the role please contact us to find our about how our recruitment of Trustees process works.


Friends Staff

Administrator: Suzy Horne

Assistant Administrator: Tricia Callaghan

Fundraiser: Katy Wells


I am writing to record and express my gratitude to Cardiac Specialist Nurse Jo Jessup. Jo has helped me understand my diagnosis and is always available to talk to me. The compassionate support she is offering means a lot to me and is helping me accept my diagnosis more positively.

Cardiac patient

Friends of Brighton & Hove Hospitals

Working with the NHS across Brighton & Hove by raising money for equipment and services to support patient well-being.